Paul Smokowski

Summary

Affiliation: University of North Carolina
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Ethnic identity and mental health in American Indian youth: examining mediation pathways through self-esteem, and future optimism
    Paul R Smokowski
    School of Social Work, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, CB 3550, 325 Pittsboro Street, Chapel Hill, NC, 27599 3550, USA
    J Youth Adolesc 43:343-55. 2014
  2. doi request reprint Anxiety and aggression in rural youth: baseline results from the rural adaptation project
    Paul R Smokowski
    School of Social Work, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, CB 3550, 325 Pittsboro Street, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3550, USA
    Child Psychiatry Hum Dev 44:479-92. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Influence of risk factors and cultural assets on Latino adolescents' trajectories of self-esteem and internalizing symptoms
    Paul Richard Smokowski
    School of Social Work, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 325 Pittsboro Street, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3550, USA
    Child Psychiatry Hum Dev 41:133-55. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Acculturation and aggression in Latino adolescents: modeling longitudinal trajectories from the Latino Acculturation and Health Project
    Paul Richard Smokowski
    School of Social Work, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3550, USA
    Child Psychiatry Hum Dev 40:589-608. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Acculturation and adjustment in Latino adolescents: how cultural risk factors and assets influence multiple domains of adolescent mental health
    Paul Smokowski
    School of Social Work, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, CB 3550, 325 Pittsboro Street, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3550, USA
    J Prim Prev 30:371-93. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Acculturation and violence in minority adolescents: a review of the empirical literature
    Paul R Smokowski
    School of Social Work, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, CB 3550, 325 Pittsboro St, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3550, USA
    J Prim Prev 30:215-63. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Acculturation, internalizing mental health symptoms, and self-esteem: cultural experiences of Latino adolescents in North Carolina
    Paul R Smokowski
    School of Social Work, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 301 Pittsboro Street, CB 3550, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3550, USA
    Child Psychiatry Hum Dev 37:273-92. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Acculturation and aggression in Latino adolescents: a structural model focusing on cultural risk factors and assets
    Paul R Smokowski
    School of Social Work, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3550, USA
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 34:659-73. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Social information-processing skills training to promote social competence and prevent aggressive behavior in the third grades
    Mark W Fraser
    School of Social Work, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 27599 3550, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 73:1045-55. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint "Entre dos mundos" (Between Two Worlds): bicultural skills training with Latino immigrant families
    Martica L Bacallao
    University of North Carolina at Greensboro, Greensboro, USA
    J Prim Prev 26:485-509. 2005

Research Grants

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. doi request reprint Ethnic identity and mental health in American Indian youth: examining mediation pathways through self-esteem, and future optimism
    Paul R Smokowski
    School of Social Work, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, CB 3550, 325 Pittsboro Street, Chapel Hill, NC, 27599 3550, USA
    J Youth Adolesc 43:343-55. 2014
    ..Fostering ethnic identity in all youth serves to enhance mental health functioning, but is especially important for American Indian youth due to the collective nature of their culture...
  2. doi request reprint Anxiety and aggression in rural youth: baseline results from the rural adaptation project
    Paul R Smokowski
    School of Social Work, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, CB 3550, 325 Pittsboro Street, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3550, USA
    Child Psychiatry Hum Dev 44:479-92. 2013
    ..The teacher turnover rate at school was also associated with both anxiety and aggression. Significant direct effects, cross-level moderation effects, and implications for prevention programming were discussed. ..
  3. doi request reprint Influence of risk factors and cultural assets on Latino adolescents' trajectories of self-esteem and internalizing symptoms
    Paul Richard Smokowski
    School of Social Work, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 325 Pittsboro Street, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3550, USA
    Child Psychiatry Hum Dev 41:133-55. 2010
    ..We discussed the limitations and implications of this study for future research and practice...
  4. doi request reprint Acculturation and aggression in Latino adolescents: modeling longitudinal trajectories from the Latino Acculturation and Health Project
    Paul Richard Smokowski
    School of Social Work, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3550, USA
    Child Psychiatry Hum Dev 40:589-608. 2009
    ..We discuss the study limitations, implications of the findings, and fertile ground for future research...
  5. doi request reprint Acculturation and adjustment in Latino adolescents: how cultural risk factors and assets influence multiple domains of adolescent mental health
    Paul Smokowski
    School of Social Work, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, CB 3550, 325 Pittsboro Street, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3550, USA
    J Prim Prev 30:371-93. 2009
    ..Inverse relationships were found for the link between adolescent culture of origin involvement and hopelessness, social problems, and aggression 1 year later. Implications for prevention programming and policy development are discussed...
  6. doi request reprint Acculturation and violence in minority adolescents: a review of the empirical literature
    Paul R Smokowski
    School of Social Work, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, CB 3550, 325 Pittsboro St, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3550, USA
    J Prim Prev 30:215-63. 2009
    ..Bicultural skills training as a youth violence and suicide prevention practice is discussed...
  7. ncbi request reprint Acculturation, internalizing mental health symptoms, and self-esteem: cultural experiences of Latino adolescents in North Carolina
    Paul R Smokowski
    School of Social Work, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 301 Pittsboro Street, CB 3550, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3550, USA
    Child Psychiatry Hum Dev 37:273-92. 2007
    ..For internalizing problems, familism's protective effect was mediated by parent-adolescent conflict. Implications were discussed...
  8. ncbi request reprint Acculturation and aggression in Latino adolescents: a structural model focusing on cultural risk factors and assets
    Paul R Smokowski
    School of Social Work, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3550, USA
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 34:659-73. 2006
    ..S. cultural involvement on adolescent aggression. Implications for prevention programming were discussed...
  9. ncbi request reprint Social information-processing skills training to promote social competence and prevent aggressive behavior in the third grades
    Mark W Fraser
    School of Social Work, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 27599 3550, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 73:1045-55. 2005
    ..Moreover, they scored significantly higher on an information-processing skills posttest. The findings suggest that prevention programs can strengthen social- emotional skills and produce changes in aggressive behavior...
  10. ncbi request reprint "Entre dos mundos" (Between Two Worlds): bicultural skills training with Latino immigrant families
    Martica L Bacallao
    University of North Carolina at Greensboro, Greensboro, USA
    J Prim Prev 26:485-509. 2005
    ..Finally, a refined model of bicultural skills training for Latino immigrant families is proposed based on the acculturation research literature and extensive interviews with Latino families in North Carolina...

Research Grants1

  1. Acculturation and Health Protection in Latino Youth
    Paul Smokowski; Fiscal Year: 2006
    The candidate, Dr. Paul Smokowski, is an Assistant Professor in the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill's (UNC-CH) School of Social Work...